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I want to try differin as my acne is mainly blackheads/whiteheads which sometimes get inflamed, i also want to see if it helps any pore size/scars which i have.

Will i get an itial breakout such as with retin-a, because i keep putting off getting it although im sure it will help my acne/red marks better than my current regimen but im scared out of breaking out!

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I started using Differin almost a month ago and have had the worst breakout ever. I'm debating whether or not to stop, just because it looks so much worse than it did before I started.

Hopefully someone who has been through the entire first three months of Differin can post their input! ;)

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i broke out the first month or so wit differin nd then didnt break out again till i lowered my mino dosage. differins good id say. ive been usin it for about 4-5 months nd it hasnt cleared me completely but its significantly better then before nd im fine wit having jus a couple pimples here and there so id say stick with it for 3 months

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Differin works differently on different people. When I took it, I took it with an oral antibiotic. When you're on differen, I recommend a good moisturizer. My skin was really really dry when I was on it.

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